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Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center

The Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center is a multi-functional facility, fully accessible to all users.

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
225 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67202
Fax: 316.303.8611
316.264.9121

Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center Events

Feb 23

Free State Brass Band

Free State Brass Band
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Time: 3:30 pm
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Location: 225 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67202
Category: Concert / Live Music
The Free State Brass Band is a volunteer British-style brass band based in Lawrence, KS. The band has been given the honor of being chosen to perform at the 2017 Kansas Music Educators Association Convention.

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Feb 24

Midwest Hunt Fest

Midwest Hunt Fest
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Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Price: Prices vary
Category: Expo
Midwest Hunt Fest returns for the sixth year and will be held in Century II's Exhibition Hall from March 24-26.

Midwest Hunt Fest offers three days of family-friendly fun, outfitters, anglers, guides, hunts, archery supplies, camo and apparel, guns, ammo, knives, taxidermy, feeds and feeders, blinds, calls, fishing gear, travel and adventure opportunities, and more.

The event highlights informative and entertaining fishing demonstrations, a shed contest and more.

The event runs from 1-8 p.m. on March 24, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on March 25 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 26.


Tickets are priced at $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $5 for children ages 8-12.
Multi-day passes are also available for $16 each. Children 7 and under get in for free.
Military Discount available at the box office with Military ID.

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Mar 03

Honk! The Musical at Century II

Honk! at Century II
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Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Category: Theatre / Dance
"Honk! The Musical" is the musical retelling of Hans Christian Anderson's "The Ugly Duckling."

The show will be held in Century II's Mary Jane Teall Theater on March 3-5.
The Show will beging at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Advance tickets are priced at $12 for adults and $10 for students. Adult ticket priced jump to $15 on the day of the event.
Mar 03

Outdoor Living and Landscape Show at Century II

Living and Landscape Show
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Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Price: $5-10
Category: Expo
The 2017 Outdoor Living and Landscape will take place on March 3 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., March 4 from 9 a.m. 7 p.m. and on March 5 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Outdoor Living and Landscape Show gives homeowners ideas for landscaping, gardening, yard, and other outdoor projects. Learn from the professionals at seminars, talk with vendors and more.

Ticket are priced at $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for age four and under.

Free shuttle service will be provided from Lawrence-Dumont Stadium parking lot to Century II.

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Mar 03

HONK! Presented by Music Theatre for Young People

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Time: Times Vary
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Location: Mary Jane Teall Theater Century II Performing Arts Center
Price: Tickets: Adults: $12 in Advance~ $15 at the Door ~Students: $10
Category: Theatre / Dance
This is a musical version of the Hans Christian Andersen classic, The Ugly Duckling. Ugly looks quite a bit different from his darling duckling brothers and sisters. The other animals on the farm are quick to notice and point this out, despite his mother's protective flapping. Feeling rather foul about himself, the little fowl finds himself on an adventure of self-discovery, all the while unknowingly outwitting a very hungry Cat. Along the way, Ugly meets a whole flock of unique characters and finds out that being different is not a bad thing to be.

https://www.wichitatix.com/show.asp

Mar 21

Once

Once
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Time: 7:30 pm
Date: through
Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Price: Starting at $35
Category: Theatre / Dance
This spring, enjoy a performance of Once, a winner of eight Tony Awards.

The show highlights an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians playing their own instruments onstage. Chronicling the life of a musician who's about to give up on his dream. When a beautiful young woman takes an interest in his haunting love songs, chemistry between them grows.

Please note ONCE is a love story, but it doesn't go past a PG-13 rating. There is a smattering of four-letter words and some mild sexual innuendo.

Ticket prices start at $35. Public sale information to follow.
Apr 18

Dirty Dancing at Century II

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Time: 7:30 pm
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Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Price: Starting at $45
Category: Theatre / Dance
Catch the classic "Dirty Dancing" at Century II! Featuring heart-pounding music, romance, and incredible dancing, this show has been seen by millions across the globe.

"Dirty Dancing" tells the story of Baby and Johnny, as they come together in what will be the most challenging summer of their lives. Audiences will recognize hit songs like "Hungry Eyes," "Hey Baby," "Do You Love Me?" and "(I've Had) The Time of My Life. "
Performance Dates & Times:

The show will run April 18-20, starting at 7:30 p.m. each night. Ticket prices start at $45.

Please note that this show contains mature content and is recommended for children ages 12 and up.
Apr 22

Midwest Winefest Grand Tasting

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Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Category: Food / Beverage
Midwest Winefest will host its Grand Tasting event on Saturday, April 22 at 6 p.m. Guests are invited to taste over 300 wine selections to sample and food from over 35 of Wichita's finest restaurants and catering chefs.

The Vineyard Patio will feature food, wine, beer and live entertainment under the stars.

While you're here, vote for who you think has best food to win 'Midwest Winefest Best of 2017'.
All proceeds will benefit Guadalupe Health foundation.

Tickets for the Midwest Winefest Grand Tasting will go on sale March 13, at 10 a.m.

Tickets: are priced at $66. Attendees must be 21 years of age and ID is required.

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Apr 28

Annie -- Presented by Music Theatre for Young People

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Location: Mary Jane Teall Theater Century II Performing Arts Center
Price: Tickets: Adults: $12 in Advance~ $15 at the Door ~Students: $10
Category: Theatre / Dance
Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including "Tomorrow."

With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. She is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City Orphanage that is run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan. With the help of the other girls in the Orphanage, Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hannigan's evil machinations... and even befriends President Franklin Delano Roosevelt! She finds a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.

https://www.wichitatix.com/show.asp

May 03

STOMP

STOMP
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Time: 7:30 pm
Date: through
Location: Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Price: Starts at $35
Category: Concert / Live Music
At 7:30 p.m. on May 3 and 4, STOMP performs at Century II.

STOMP brings an utterly unique approach to music. The international percussion sensation is known for using everyday items like matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters, hubcaps and more to make totally unique and totally awesome music. The 8-member group has won awards and received rave reviews from audiences worldwide.

Ticket prices will start at $35. Public sale details to follow.
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